Celebrate National Night Out in Skokie on August 1!

The Skokie Police Department’s Crime Prevention/Community Relations Unit hosts
the 6th Annual National Night Out Campaign on Tuesday, August 1 from 6 to 9 p.m.,
at Oakton Park, 4701 Oakton Street.

National Night Out is an annual community-building campaign that promotes policecommunity
partnerships and neighborhood camaraderie to make our neighborhoods
a safer, better place to live.

Come out, meet your neighbors and talk to Skokie Police officers and Village Staff
members about crime prevention, Neighborhood Watch, the new Many Cultures,
One Community – Keeping Skokie Safe campaign and other happenings in the

The National Night Out campaign complements the Skokie Police Department’s
“COPS” Community Outreach Police Substation program by providing Skokie
residents with a unique opportunity to meet police officers. Tours of the COPS
vehicle will be available. Meet McGruff the Crime Dog, the Skokie Explorers, enjoy
food, play games and win prizes!

For more information and to RSVP for this free event, please visit @skokiepolice on
Facebook for details and then click “Events” or contact the Skokie Police Department C
Prevention Unit at 847/982-5922.